We have an immediate need for an experienced and highly motivated digital content and communications professional to join Life Saving Victoria.
Life Saving Victoria is Victoria's peak water safety and lifesaving organisation with a mission to prevent aquatic related death and injury across all Victorian communities. We strive to provide all Victorians with skills in water safety, swimming and resuscitation, along with access to safe beaches, inland water environments and aquatic venues.
We are seeking a skilled digital content and communications professional to support our media and communications team to develop, create and deliver digital media assets, as well supporting the implementation and roll out of various campaigns and activities. Your focus will be to support departments in the development of strategies and assets for communicating through video, social media and online platforms to increase water safety awareness within the community.
Key Selection Criteria
Ideal candidate: Digital Content and communications generalist, with experience in digital asset management, art direction and graphic design and competency in Adobe Creative Cloud apps. A people person, with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work positively with a diverse range of stakeholders. Strong attention to detail and the ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and priorities.
Specific requirements: Relevant tertiary qualification in communications, graphics, advertising, marketing or similar. Demonstrated videography, editing and video content creation as well as photography skills. You will have proven success meeting deadlines, operating under pressure and be comfortable multitasking, your time management skills will be highly developed.
Personal attributes: Demonstrated ability to deliver excellent customer service and to overcome obstacles and 'make things happen'. You will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to adapt to the needs of the team. You will be flexible with availability after hours and weekends for events and functions as required. A high level of integrity, discretion and sensitivity is also essential.
Committed to providing a flexible and diverse workplace, Life Saving Victoria will provide a fabulous work environment, variety, great office amenities and facilities, based on the beach in Port Melbourne.
This is an initial 6 month contract, open to part-time or full-time hours.
Applications close 4 April 2021.
To be considered for this position, please complete your application (including a covering letter, ensuring you address the key criteria) by selecting Apply.